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Guatemala buries massacre victims

BBC News - 26 min 5 sec ago
The remains of 31 indigenous Ixil Mayans, killed in 1982 at the height of the Guatemala civil war, are buried in a ceremony in the country's north-west.
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NZ lawmakers back match-fixing bill

BBC News - 44 min 35 sec ago
New Zealand lawmakers back a bill making match-fixing a crime punishable by up to seven years in prison, as it prepares to host major sporting events.
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Portuguese bank in 3.6bn euros loss

BBC News - 51 min 45 sec ago
Portugal's troubled lender, Banco Espirito Santo, reports a bigger-than-expected loss of 3.6bn euros for the first six months of the year.
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Crews work on at pier fire scene

BBC News - 1 hour 52 sec ago
Firefighters remained at the scene overnight of a devastating fire that destroyed part of Eastbourne Pier.
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Argentina defaults for second time

BBC News - 1 hour 9 min ago
Argentina has defaulted on its debt - for the second time in 13 years - after last-minute talks in New York with a group of bond-holders end in failure.
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Race to find India landslide missing

BBC News - 1 hour 11 min ago
Rescue workers in western India worked through the night to locate survivors of a landslide that has claimed at least 21 lives and buried some 40 homes.
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House votes to sue President Obama

BBC News - 1 hour 12 min ago
The US House of Representatives has passed a resolution authorising a lawsuit against the president for allegedly exceeding his constitutional powers.
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Leaders meet to discuss MH17 access

BBC News - 1 hour 13 min ago
Malaysian and Dutch leaders to meet later to discuss securing full access to the crash site of MH17 in eastern Ukraine, two weeks after the plane went down.
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Israel 'to probe' UN school shelling

BBC News - 1 hour 37 min ago
Israel says it will investigate the shelling of a school in Gaza sheltering displaced civilians - an attack which prompted US and UN condemnation.
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UK border staff 'not ready' for Ebola

BBC News - 1 hour 59 min ago
Immigration and customs staff feel unprepared to deal with people arriving in the UK with possible Ebola infections, union leader warns.
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VIDEO: Steinway hitting the right note in China

BBC News - 2 hours 4 min ago
One of the world's best known piano manufacturers Steinway has gained popularity in China.
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Samsung profit hit by phone slowdown

BBC News - 3 hours 40 min ago
Profits at Samsung Electronics fall 20% in the second quarter, hurt mainly by a slowdown in smartphone sales and a strong Korean currency.
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Up to 100 firefighters at manor blaze

BBC News - 3 hours 44 min ago
Up to 100 firefighters are tackling a fire at a former home of the Cadbury family in Birmingham.
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Galaxy's quest to put fun in fantasy

BBC News - 3 hours 54 min ago
Galaxy's quest to bring fun back into fantasy
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Nato 'unprepared for Russia threat'

BBC News - 4 hours 28 min ago
Nato is poorly prepared for an attack on a member state by Russia, a group of MPs warns in a report.
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Funding for national park path work

BBC News - 5 hours 8 min ago
Paths across Scotland's two national parks are in line for a upgrade thanks to a £3m Heritage Lottery Fund grant.
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Major roads closed for cycling event

BBC News - 5 hours 11 min ago
Major road closures are being made in and around Glasgow ahead of the Commonwealth Games cycling time trial.
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Five lesser-known things

BBC News - 5 hours 16 min ago
Things which only wearers of prosthetic limbs know
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6 Music audience overtakes Radio 3

BBC News - 5 hours 16 min ago
BBC Radio 6 Music listening figures surpass BBC Radio 3 for the first time with 1.89m weekly listeners.
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Is show season making a comeback?

BBC News - 5 hours 22 min ago
Why are country shows making a comeback?
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